Meeting notes, Communication/Planning meeting April 28, 2008-04-29 Squirly's.
Michele Hilary Dory Jason Hanna
I. 3rd anniversary party
HOTSPOT HOOTENANY & BIRTHDAY BONANZA!!!
“Venue Sprint” ⇒ Wifi Wrangle/Roundup
1) Prospecting for Wifi signals. Pre-sprint information gathering; mapping wifi signals in local Toronto neighborhoods. Annex, Kensington, Ossington Strip, Liberty Village.
a. Ask volunteers to search out and aggregate where all access points/wifi (non-WT signals ok) can be found. Create (LED?) map.
2) Hotspot Hootenany (Venue Sprint)
a. Date still tbd. Small teams will go out and pitch venues.
b. “Barnraising” – aim to create a mesh network in one neighborhood. This mesh will feature one new WT hotspot, which we could host the Birthday Bonanza. Suggestions: Hacienda, Supermarket.
3) Party (Sunday May 25) – venue needed. Afternoon. Celebrate and Commiserate Wifi Wrangle/Roundup.
II. PitchKit Revamp
-remake pitchkits; streamline text and physical form. 3 cardstock (?) squares joined by grommet.
The 'brochure' I was referring to as a model is here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/hannerl/2406859920/
Print quotes, approx. 250 from friend and Steve @ trimark (michele)
III. General To Do
Jason – mesh tweaking, list-serv prospecting
Hilary – draft press releases and timelines; new Facebook group.
Michele – Facebook admin.
Everyone – put notes onto WT wiki.